Program Development

Resource: Federal Grants Management 101 Training

This free training includes five modules that provide general information on grants and cooperative agreements. 

Just Launched! Redesigned YE4C

The Youth Engaged 4 Change website has a fresh, new look with content that continues to inspire and empower young people to improve their lives and the world around them.

Resource: Newly-Redesigned YE4C

The Youth Engaged 4 Change website has a fresh, new look with content that continues to inspire and empower young people to improve their lives and the world around them.

Resource: Evidence-Based Practices Resource Center

This website includes scientifically-based resources that provide information and tools for incorporating evidence-based practices into communities or clinical settings.

Archived Webinar: Simplifying the Funding Search Process with youth.gov

This archived webinar shares information on how to find and apply for federal grants for youth programs.

Archived Webinar: Program Evaluation Doesn’t Have to be Scary: Increase Buy-In with Message Framing

This webinar shares evidence-based communications framing strategies to gain buy-in for implementing program evaluation.

Pathways for Youth: Strategic Plan for Federal Collaboration

This plan, developed by the IWGYP, is a first step to address common federal goals for youth, elevate strong models of youth programs, policies, and other supports, and articulate areas for future collaborative work with and for youth.

SAMHSA’s Youth Engagement Guidance

SAMHSA developed Guidance — Strategies, Tools, and Tips for Supportive and Meaningful Youth Engagement in Federal Government-Sponsored Meetings and Events — to provide federal staff and contractors with strategies, tools, and tips that better support the engagement of youth in government-sponsored events and meetings.

Resource: NCFY

This website provides articles highlighting resources on research, program strategies, federal news, and funding opportunities.